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Elizabeth Curtis Sittenfeld was born August 23, 1975 in Cincinnati, Ohio. She is an American writer. Her titles include: Prep, the tale of a Massachusetts prep school; The Man of My Dreams, a coming-of-age novel and an examination of romantic love; and American Wife, a fictional story loosely based on the life of First Lady Laura Bush. Sittenfeld attended Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York, before transferring to Stanford University in Palo Alto, California. At Stanford, she studied Creative Writing. At the time, she was also chosen as one of Glamour magazine's College Women of the Year. She earned an MFA from the Iowa Writers' Workshop at the University of Iowa. In 2018 she made the bestseller list with her title, You Think It, I'll Say It. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Prep 5,019 copies, 150 reviews
American Wife 3,221 copies, 217 reviews
Eligible 1,663 copies, 147 reviews
The Man of My Dreams 1,232 copies, 41 reviews
Sisterland 1,208 copies, 77 reviews
You Think It, I'll Say It 678 copies, 73 reviews
Rodham 559 copies, 39 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 2020 (Editor) 106 copies, 2 reviews
Atomic Marriage 45 copies, 3 reviews
Help Yourself 16 copies, 1 review
A Regular Couple 14 copies, 1 review
Romantic Comedy: A Novel 12 copies, 1 review
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